July 12th, 2010

Where I Live (From Another Angle)

time was running wild

Title: time was running wild
Fandom: Life on Mars
Rating: PG-13
Word Count: 2,560 words.
Notes: Sam/Gene, set 1987. Title from ‘Changes’ by David Bowie. Part two in the Changes Series. You really need to have read never caught a glimpse first for this to make any sense.
Warning: Prior character death.
Summary: It’s a kind of vanity, he supposes, but even in their darker moments --- and there had been many --- his Sam had always felt some form of affection, grudging though it may have been... Sam had seen the whole of him, not just his shell, not his mask of bravado, not only what he chose to show.

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Part three: the taste was not so sweet

1. never caught a glimpse, 2. time was running wild, 3. the taste was not so sweet, 4. how the others must see the faker, 5. strange fascination, fascinating me, 6. just gonna have to be a different man, 7. i turned myself to face me, 8. the days float through my eyes, 9. grow up and out of it, 10. still don't know what i was waiting for